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International news briefs

Venezuela won’t recognize decisions of World Bank-affiliated arbitration body Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said his government may pull out of a World Bank-affiliated arbitration body…


International briefs

Italian prime minister resigns Italians celebrated the resignation of Silvio Berlusconi outside Rome’s presidential palace on Nov.12, as the prime minister officially stepped down, ending…



Royal Dutch Shell shock

No longer a topic that people can take for granted, oil issues have leaked into all facets of society. The result has been increased environmental…



Vile weed no longer

Dandelions, arguably the most annoying plant any gardener will come across (second only to stinging nettle). They are like the mosquitoes of the plant world….


There Will Be Lawyers

Joe Berlinger has spent the past 18 years creating some of the greatest legal documentaries ever made with his creative partner Bruce Sinofsky (as well…


Bring it on

The same people that bitch and moan every time the price of fuel goes up continue to purchase gas-guzzling vehicles every time the price of…



The aligning of dead ducks

Tar-sands major player Syncrude plead “not guilty” in court last week to two charges laid after 1,600 migratory birds, mostly ducks, died horrible deaths in…